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F1 even closer in 2012 than it was in 2010 30th April 2012, 12:33

The performance data for the first four races of 2012 reveals F1 teams are even closer than they were in 2010.

Mugello test crucial for Ferrari’s championship chances

The teams begin three days of testing at Mugello tomorrow. It’s home ground for Ferrari and they have a lot of work to do to get on the front runners’ pace.

Sauber confirm sponsorship from football team Chelsea

Sauber have confirmed a new sponsorship deal with English Premier League football club Chelsea.

Rosberg: Tyres “couldn’t be better for F1″

In the round-up: Nico Rosberg says F1 races have not become too much of a lottery in 2012 due to the tyres.

“If you’re not winning …you’re not trying” review 29th April 2012, 10:36

“If you’re not winning …you’re not trying”, the insightful documentary on Lotus’s 1973 world championship campaign, has been re-released on DVD.

Live: 2012 IndyCar Sao Paulo Indy 300

Join us and follow the Sao Paulo Indy 300 on F1 Fanatic Live..

Button to do McLaren demo run in Budapest on Tuesday

In the round-up: Jenson Button to do a demo run for McLaren in Hungary next week.

Caption Competition 12: Ferrari team mates 28th April 2012, 10:00

This week’s Caption Competition involves the two Ferrari drivers.

Lotus told Grosjean not to hold Raikkonen up

In the round-up: New video from the Bahrain Grand Prix shows Romain Grosjean was instructed to let Kimi Raikkonen past for second place.

First win makes Rosberg the Chinese GP Driver of the Weekend 27th April 2012, 14:44

Nico Rosberg was emphatically voted Driver of the Weekend for the Chinese Grand Prix after scoring his first F1 pole position and win.